Vietnam at War

History 111D

Spring 2018
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Location: 
222 Wheeler
Day & Time: 
TuTh 12:30-2
Class Number: 
41196
Units: 
4

This course explores the history of the wars that engulfed Vietnam during the post-WWII era. While focusing on the Second Indochina War (1954-1975), it also examines the history of the First Indochina War (1946-1954) and the Third Indochina War (1978-1980). It will address military, political, and social dynamics of the conflict as well as representatives of the war in film, fiction, and memoirs.